Getting French accents right
Another Tip. I used this with Libre Office, which comes with a wide range of dictionaries (from Afrikaans to Zulu). If you are including a section in French (and probably other languages with accents) and using a UK or US keyboard, mark the passage as French language and type away withou putting in the accents. The spell-checker will pick up the correct accents. This won't work with words where the same letter combination is valid without accents, so you will still have to check, but a time-saver relative to fiddling with inserting special characters.
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